Red Dead Redemption 2 Raccoon
Class Mammal
Size Moderate

Quick Overview

Red Dead Redemption 2 Raccoon can be hunted and skinned for crafting materials, it's a Moderate sized Mammal animal. We recommend using a Varmint Rifle or a Repeater to hunt this animal. You can craft a at the Trapper Shop using it's materials and cook the Stringy Meat meal from hunting it, North American Raccoon. it's not a Legendary Animal.

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Raccoon Locations

Every type of Raccoon found in RDR2.

Using the best weapons to hunt a Raccoon in Red Dead 2, will reward you with a Perfect Quality Kill. Since this animal is omnivores you should use Predator Bait and Herbivore Bait to attract it in the wild.

Raccoon Perfect Quality Kill Weapons.

  • Use Predator Bait and Herbivore Bait
  • Varmint Rifle with 0.22

Regular Raccoon Locations

    There's currently no Legendary version of this animal.

    North American Raccoon

    • North American Raccoons are found across Lemoyne, New Hanover and West Elizabeth.
    • As omnivores, their diet includes plants, berries, amphibians, rodents, and eggs, depending on their environment.
    • The Varmint Rifle is the most effective weapon for hunting raccoons.
    • Their meat is edible but stringy, and their skin can be used for crafting.

    Locations where you can find:


    Raccoon Cooking Recipes

    Cooking recipes you can use with this animal.

    Recipe Name Regular Thyme Type Oregano Type Mint Type
    Stringy Meat Plain Stringy Meat None None None

    Raccoon Materials

    The materials you will receive from hunting and skinning an Raccoon will depend on the animal quality and kill quality.

    Material Cost Kill Quality
    Perfect Raccoon Carcass $2.5 Perfect Kill
    Good Raccoon Carcass $1.5 Good Kill
    Perfect Raccoon Fur $1.2 Perfect Kill
    Poor Raccoon Carcass $1 Poor Kill
    Good Raccoon Fur $0.72 Good Kill
    Poor Raccoon Fur $0.48 Poor Kill
    Stringy Meat $0.25 Any

    Red Dead Redemption 2 Raccoon Crafting

    What you can make from Raccoon crafting materials.

    Trapper Crafting

    Item Name Pricing How to unlock
    Raccoon Mountain Hat $21.00 Perfect Raccoon Pelt, Perfect Beaver Pelt, Hawk Feather x2

    Fence Crafting

    Recipe Name Effect How to obtain Type Price

    Where to find these Special Crafting Materials

    Ingredient How to get

    Camp Crafting

    Used for It makes Crafting ingredients
    Satchel Provisions Satchel (Tier 3 provision Ledger Upgrade) - Perfect Deer Pelt, Perfect Bison Pelt, Perfect Raccoon Pelt

    Item Crafting

    Recipe Name Ingredients Where to find Description
    Predator Bait – 1x Stringy Meat – 1x Wintergreen, Evergreen, Huckleberry, Raspberry or Blackberry